Category Archives: Emotional And Personal

School.

We’re starting school at the beginning of February, my brother, my sister, and me. That’s a week and a half from now, maybe a little more. Every morning I’ll need to be up at six-thirty, when I’m accustomed to waking … Continue reading

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Moving Around, Settling Down.

We moved in July, the humid, unforgiving heat of the California sun sticking our shirts to our backs as we carried boxes from the house to the truck. The mattresses went in first, on their sides, and the table went … Continue reading

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Three Christmas Carols With Uncomfortably Creepy Undertones

I love Christmas music, to be perfectly honest with you. I know all of the lyrics to Sleigh Ride and Taylor Swift’s version of Last Christmas, and I’m struggling with learning the lyrics to The Bells (You know, the one … Continue reading

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How To Make Friends Using Science.

Friends are good things to have around, in general. Humans are social creatures, and we need people to talk to who aren’t related to us and who don’t know far too much about our sleeping habits and how long we … Continue reading

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Thoughts of Morning

I like being up early. I like the way the light falls grey, the way it brightens, the way the sunrise sends gold warmth into the room to awaken it. Dawn makes me think of the smell of rain about … Continue reading

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Journaling.

Originally, this blog was supposed to be something like a journal. I would meticulously write out anything interesting that happened during the day and share it with the Internet so I didn’t bore my family members with trite details about … Continue reading

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Winner Winner Turkey Dinner

Last night, I won NaNoWriMo. Fifty thousand words in twenty- six days, and I’m two scenes short of a first draft. I am truly amazing, am I not? I burst out of my room at nine this morning bubbling with … Continue reading

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